Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SUSE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SUSE over the 6 months to 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SUSE Linux
UK > England
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1004 1107 1049
Rank change year-on-year +103 -58 +7
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 123 76 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.081% 0.045% 0.096%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.35% 0.18% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 89 54 146
England median annual salary £45,000 £48,750 £56,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% -13.72% +32.94%
10th Percentile £36,250 £24,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £92,500 £69,375
UK median annual salary £43,500 £48,750 £55,750
% change year-on-year -10.77% -12.56% +31.18%

SUSE is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 35,070 41,758 44,668
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.12% 24.71% 24.83%
Number of salaries quoted 28,501 33,846 38,180
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £25,470 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

SUSE
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SUSE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SUSE in England

SUSE
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SUSE in England.

Salary trend for SUSE in England

SUSE
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SUSE in England over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Salary histogram for SUSE in England

SUSE
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE within the England region over the 6 months to 16 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +57 53 £62,500 -10.71% 6
North of England +38 25 £50,000 -6.98% 3
South East +40 20 £40,000 -2.44% 4
Midlands +36 16 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Yorkshire +46 15 £31,750 -23.49% 1
West Midlands +37 14 £40,000 +33.33% 2
North West +13 10 £50,000 -4.76% 1
South West +10 5 £34,000 - 3
East of England +27 4 £43,500 -13.00% 1
East Midlands +4 2 £45,000 +5.88%
SUSE
UK

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, IT jobs citing SUSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for SUSE.

1 123 (100.00%) Linux
2 97 (78.86%) Red Hat
3 61 (49.59%) Windows
4 51 (41.46%) Python
5 50 (40.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 48 (39.02%) Ubuntu
7 47 (38.21%) SQL
8 45 (36.59%) Perl
8 45 (36.59%) Unix
9 44 (35.77%) Finance
9 44 (35.77%) CentOS
10 42 (34.15%) Oracle
11 35 (28.46%) VMware
11 35 (28.46%) Puppet
12 34 (27.64%) Ansible
12 34 (27.64%) DevOps
13 33 (26.83%) Java
14 31 (25.20%) Microsoft
14 31 (25.20%) Fedora
14 31 (25.20%) Windows Server
15 26 (21.14%) Bash Shell
16 25 (20.33%) Ruby
16 25 (20.33%) Banking
16 25 (20.33%) Data Centre
17 24 (19.51%) Apache
18 21 (17.07%) Tomcat
18 21 (17.07%) C#
18 21 (17.07%) Configuration Management
18 21 (17.07%) Shell Script
18 21 (17.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

SUSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (19.51%) Apache
2 21 (17.07%) Tomcat
3 12 (9.76%) JBoss
4 9 (7.32%) IIS
5 8 (6.50%) SAS
6 6 (4.88%) Skype for Business
7 4 (3.25%) Confluence
8 3 (2.44%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.81%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 13 (10.57%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (5.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (2.44%) Rolfe and Nolan
Cloud Services
1 17 (13.82%) Amazon AWS
1 17 (13.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (8.13%) Office 365
3 6 (4.88%) GitHub
4 4 (3.25%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (15.45%) SAN
2 18 (14.63%) HTTP
3 16 (13.01%) DNS
4 15 (12.20%) DHCP
5 9 (7.32%) Firewall
6 8 (6.50%) LAN
6 8 (6.50%) TCP/IP
7 7 (5.69%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (5.69%) VPN
7 7 (5.69%) WAN
8 5 (4.07%) Ethernet
8 5 (4.07%) FIX Connectivity
8 5 (4.07%) VLAN
9 4 (3.25%) Kerberos
10 3 (2.44%) BGP
10 3 (2.44%) Skype
11 2 (1.63%) EIGRP
11 2 (1.63%) MPLS
11 2 (1.63%) Network Security
11 2 (1.63%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.57%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.76%) Oracle Database
3 10 (8.13%) NoSQL
4 6 (4.88%) Hadoop
5 5 (4.07%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.25%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (3.25%) Qlik Sense
7 3 (2.44%) Big Data
7 3 (2.44%) OLTP
8 2 (1.63%) MySQL
9 1 (0.81%) Electronic Patient Records
9 1 (0.81%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.81%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.81%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 16 (13.01%) Jenkins
2 15 (12.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 14 (11.38%) Git (software)
3 14 (11.38%) TeamCity
4 10 (8.13%) Hudson
4 10 (8.13%) MSBuild
4 10 (8.13%) Octopus Deploy
4 10 (8.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (6.50%) JIRA
6 7 (5.69%) Maven
7 5 (4.07%) Vagrant
8 3 (2.44%) GitLab
9 1 (0.81%) Bitbucket
General
1 44 (35.77%) Finance
2 25 (20.33%) Banking
3 20 (16.26%) Front Office
4 16 (13.01%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.63%) Retail
6 1 (0.81%) French Language
6 1 (0.81%) German Language
6 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (25.20%) Linux Engineer
2 25 (20.33%) Administrator
3 24 (19.51%) Systems Administrator
4 21 (17.07%) Linux Administrator
4 21 (17.07%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 20 (16.26%) Applications Support
6 18 (14.63%) Analyst
7 16 (13.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 15 (12.20%) Windows Engineer
9 13 (10.57%) Applications Support Analyst
9 13 (10.57%) SQL Analyst
9 13 (10.57%) SQL Support Analyst
9 13 (10.57%) Support Analyst
9 13 (10.57%) Support Engineer
9 13 (10.57%) Windows Support Analyst
10 12 (9.76%) DevOps Engineer
11 9 (7.32%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 8 (6.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 8 (6.50%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
12 8 (6.50%) Windows DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.69%) FIX Protocol
2 5 (4.07%) .NET
2 5 (4.07%) React
2 5 (4.07%) Web Services
3 2 (1.63%) LAMP
3 2 (1.63%) LDAP
4 1 (0.81%) CGI
4 1 (0.81%) CSS
4 1 (0.81%) Embperl
4 1 (0.81%) FastCGI
4 1 (0.81%) HTML
4 1 (0.81%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (0.81%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.81%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 25 (20.33%) Data Centre
2 21 (17.07%) Derivative
2 21 (17.07%) Equities
2 21 (17.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 21 (17.07%) Hedge funds
3 16 (13.01%) Fintech
3 16 (13.01%) Fixed Income
4 12 (9.76%) Clustering
4 12 (9.76%) Public Cloud
5 7 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (5.69%) Eurex
6 5 (4.07%) LPAR
6 5 (4.07%) Robotics
6 5 (4.07%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (3.25%) OTC Derivatives
8 3 (2.44%) Blackberry
8 3 (2.44%) Driving Licence
8 3 (2.44%) e-Learning
8 3 (2.44%) FlexPod
8 3 (2.44%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 123 (100.00%) Linux
2 61 (49.59%) Windows
3 50 (40.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 48 (39.02%) Ubuntu
5 45 (36.59%) Unix
6 44 (35.77%) CentOS
7 31 (25.20%) Fedora
7 31 (25.20%) Windows Server
8 20 (16.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (15.45%) Solaris
10 17 (13.82%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (13.01%) AIX
12 12 (9.76%) Oracle Linux
13 10 (8.13%) Windows 7
13 10 (8.13%) Windows 8
14 7 (5.69%) Mac OS
14 7 (5.69%) Windows Server 2003
15 6 (4.88%) Debian
16 5 (4.07%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 4 (3.25%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (27.64%) DevOps
2 21 (17.07%) Configuration Management
3 20 (16.26%) Asset Management
4 18 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (14.63%) ITIL
5 17 (13.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 16 (13.01%) Investment Management
6 16 (13.01%) Server Building
6 16 (13.01%) Wealth Management
7 15 (12.20%) Load Balancing
8 14 (11.38%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (10.57%) Problem-Solving
10 12 (9.76%) Security Patching
10 12 (9.76%) Server Hardening
11 11 (8.94%) Problem Management
12 10 (8.13%) Deployment Automation
13 9 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
13 9 (7.32%) High Availability
14 8 (6.50%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 51 (41.46%) Python
2 47 (38.21%) SQL
3 45 (36.59%) Perl
4 33 (26.83%) Java
5 26 (21.14%) Bash Shell
6 25 (20.33%) Ruby
7 21 (17.07%) Bourne shell
7 21 (17.07%) C#
7 21 (17.07%) Korn
7 21 (17.07%) Shell Script
8 17 (13.82%) C++
9 13 (10.57%) C
10 8 (6.50%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.63%) PHP
11 2 (1.63%) R
12 1 (0.81%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (15.45%) SC Cleared
1 19 (15.45%) Security Cleared
2 16 (13.01%) Degree
3 12 (9.76%) RHCE
3 12 (9.76%) RHCSA
4 5 (4.07%) CCDA
4 5 (4.07%) CCNA
4 5 (4.07%) CCNP
4 5 (4.07%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (4.07%) JNCIA
4 5 (4.07%) JNCIP
4 5 (4.07%) JNCIS
4 5 (4.07%) LPIC
5 2 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.44%) GDPR
1 3 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (16.26%) Active Directory
2 15 (12.20%) Docker
3 12 (9.76%) Gluster
3 12 (9.76%) GlusterFS
4 9 (7.32%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (4.07%) GFS2
5 5 (4.07%) PowerHA
6 4 (3.25%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (1.63%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.81%) iptables
9 1 (0.81%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.81%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 35 (28.46%) Puppet
2 34 (27.64%) Ansible
3 15 (12.20%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (11.38%) Nagios
5 12 (9.76%) vRealize
6 7 (5.69%) SCCM
6 7 (5.69%) WSUS
7 5 (4.07%) EMC NetWorker
7 5 (4.07%) Kubernetes
7 5 (4.07%) Terraform
7 5 (4.07%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 5 (4.07%) yum
8 4 (3.25%) Backup Exec
8 4 (3.25%) Red Hat Satellite
8 4 (3.25%) vCenter Server
9 3 (2.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 3 (2.44%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.81%) Grafana
10 1 (0.81%) Linux-HA
10 1 (0.81%) SELinux
Vendors
1 97 (78.86%) Red Hat
2 42 (34.15%) Oracle
3 35 (28.46%) VMware
4 31 (25.20%) Microsoft
5 18 (14.63%) EMC
6 14 (11.38%) Cisco
7 8 (6.50%) Sun
8 7 (5.69%) Adobe
8 7 (5.69%) Bloomberg
8 7 (5.69%) CQG
8 7 (5.69%) Fidessa
8 7 (5.69%) Patsystems
8 7 (5.69%) Reuters
9 6 (4.88%) ION Trading
9 6 (4.88%) NetApp
9 6 (4.88%) SolarWinds
9 6 (4.88%) Splunk
10 5 (4.07%) Dell
10 5 (4.07%) HP
10 5 (4.07%) Juniper